Found November 10, 2012 on Online Sports Guys:
Let's just start at the top... A lot of people, the HQ included, thought that after Alabama took care of LSU that the game that would scare them was behind them... Instead, the game after LSU was the game that bit them... Johnny Manziel reinforced his trophy aspirations- even as a freshman- with the Texas A&M Aggies upset of Alabama in Tuscaloosa... Nick Saban was, obviously, less than pleased... ((HT: WIAT-TV Birmingham)) Louisville head coach Charlie Strong wondered aloud why his team, while undefeated, wasn't ranked higher than ninth in the Bee-Cee-Ess poll. Everyone told Strong that he hadn't really played anybody... So, then, what happens when Louisville plays Syracuse in the Orange Dome on senior day...??? Ryan Nassib throws for 246 yards, the Orange puts the pedal down early and beats the Cardinals 45-26... It wasn't that close... ((HT: WSYR-TV Syracuse)) The Texas Longhorns honored Darrell Royal by running out of the wishbone...
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